Maryland Ave Murder 082621

Delaware State Police are investigating the shooting death of a man outside a Canby Park area convenience store Thursday morning.

Troopers responded to the Sunoco A-Plus mini-mart on Maryland Avenue at Robinson Lane around 6:15 a.m. on August 26, 2021.

The 34-year-old victim was shot multiple times and was pronounced dead at Christiana Hospital.

Fatal shooting at Sunoco on Maryland Avenue

State police spokesman Senior Corporal Jason Hatchell said they're looking for a pair of assailants who approached the victim on foot.

Hatchell said someone driving down Maryland Avenue at that time could be a potential witness, and asked if anyone had information related to the shooting to call the State Police Homicide Unit at 302.741.2821 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1.800.TIP.3333.

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